Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Microservices skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microservices over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microservices
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 70 84
Rank change year-on-year +18 +14 +22
Contract jobs citing Microservices 30 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.80% 0.85% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 1.04% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +14.65% -21.50%
10th Percentile £391 £348 £306
90th Percentile £505 £450 £484
East of England median daily rate £500 £500 £588
% change year-on-year - -14.89% +30.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £33.00 - -

Microservices is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 912 964 1,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 85.07% 82.18% 82.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 489 608
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +14.58%
10th Percentile £263 £200 £263
90th Percentile £575 £519 £538
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 120 66
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -25.68% +100.00%
10th Percentile £11.41 £12.48 £9.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -43.55% +37.78% -

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Cambridgeshire

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microservices in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microservices in Cambridgeshire

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Cambridgeshire

Microservices
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +18 19 £425 +13.33% 12
Microservices
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microservices also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Node.js
3 15 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (46.67%) NoSQL
4 14 (46.67%) Docker
5 13 (43.33%) .NET
6 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 12 (40.00%) Redis
7 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
7 11 (36.67%) Web Services
7 11 (36.67%) TDD
8 10 (33.33%) C#
8 10 (33.33%) .NET Core
9 9 (30.00%) HTML
9 9 (30.00%) SQL
9 9 (30.00%) CSS
9 9 (30.00%) RESTful
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (26.67%) Java
10 8 (26.67%) OO
10 8 (26.67%) ES6
10 8 (26.67%) BDD
10 8 (26.67%) HTML5
11 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (23.33%) DevOps
11 7 (23.33%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (23.33%) Analytics
11 7 (23.33%) Kafka
11 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (10.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (20.00%) Google Analytics
3 6 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) NoSQL
2 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (40.00%) Redis
3 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.33%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) git-flow
3 4 (13.33%) Selenium
4 2 (6.67%) Mocha
4 2 (6.67%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) JUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Maven
5 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.33%) Mockito
5 1 (3.33%) WebStorm
General
1 7 (23.33%) Advertising
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
3 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Cloud Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Digital Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Tridion Developer
8 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Azure Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Node.js
2 13 (43.33%) .NET
3 11 (36.67%) Web Services
4 10 (33.33%) .NET Core
5 9 (30.00%) CSS
5 9 (30.00%) HTML
5 9 (30.00%) RESTful
6 8 (26.67%) HTML5
7 7 (23.33%) Kafka
7 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (20.00%) CSS3
8 6 (20.00%) React
8 6 (20.00%) Spring Boot
9 5 (16.67%) Memcached
10 4 (13.33%) Express
10 4 (13.33%) JSON
11 3 (10.00%) REST
12 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
12 2 (6.67%) Spring
12 2 (6.67%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Cloud
1 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (23.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Animation
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
2 11 (36.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) BDD
3 8 (26.67%) OO
4 7 (23.33%) Analytics
4 7 (23.33%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) OWASP
5 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (16.67%) API Development
6 5 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (16.67%) Web Development
6 5 (16.67%) Wireframes
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.33%) Open Source
9 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.33%) SOLID
9 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) ES6
4 8 (26.67%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) Java 8
6 1 (3.33%) Groovy
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Google
2 5 (16.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.33%) Apigee
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) WSO2